This help page is for version 5.0. The latest available help is for version 9.3.
Send Pager Alert Action
The Send Pager Alert action can send monitor details to an SNPP pager. You will need to get the SNPP server name
from your SNPP provider.
Some pager providers have an SMTP gateway. It is often easier to configure an E-Mail Action to send to a pager than
the Send Pager Alert action. See the related FAQ about sending SMS alerts.
Pressing the Message button displays the configuration
dialog below. This lets you customize the message text that is sent to
you with replacement variables.
This is most useful for trimming the size of the message that is sent
to your pager. You can also rename the action as it shows up in the various action
lists. You can reset the action to its original/default name by simply clearing the
If the action should not be used 24/7 you can use the Schedule button to
specify when notifications should be sent to the given pager. On off hours
the action acts as though it isn't configured at
all. The dark green below indicates 'on hours' and the lighter grey
specifies 'off hours'.